Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

365 Days of Amazing Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2020 by Workman Publishing

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2020” calendar…

This Week’s Questions:

  1. Smaragdine is a specific shade of what color?
  2. What Native American tribe did Sacagawea, the woman who accompanied Lewis and Clark on their expedition, belong to?
  3. In visual art, what does grisaille refer to?
  4. What was the first song that rock icon Bruce Springsteen learned on the guitar as a child?
  5. Where in the world can you find a water tower that looks like a giant can of fruit?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Green. Smaragdine is an emerald green.
  2. The Shoshone. Specifically, Sacagawea belong to the Shoshone’s Lemhi band. She grew up in a region that is now part of Idaho.
  3. A method of painting in which the artist uses only shades of gray. The style was developed to imitate sculpture.
  4. A version of “Twist and Shout” by the Beatles. Springsteen often plays the song live.
  5. Sunnyvale, California. The water tower is all that remains of the Libby, McNeill & Libby fruit cannery, which was once the world’s largest cannery.

Source: Workman Publishing / “Page-A-Day”